Tag: Podcast

November 28, 2011 No comments exist

This week our heroes lose one member in the fight against evil, so they call upon the power of Francis Sky and his Massacre Twins to help give you the news in entertainment and video games. Open up your ears and listen to this week’s adventure of  Some S**t We Like!

News – Star Trek sequel has a release window
News – Kate Beckinsale looking good in new Underworld: Awakening set pictures
News – Lithgow + Ferrell + Galifianakis = YES PLEASE!
News – Julie Delpy to head up Joe Strummer bio-pic, The Right Profile
News – Bale and Nolan finished after The Dark Knight Rises
News – Flight of the Conchords movie a possibility

Francis – From Dusk Till Dawn
Mike – Blue Streak
Bryce – Insidious

News – EA giving out Battlefield 1943 vouchers to PS3 Battlefield 3 owners
News – Dark Souls patch helping and hurting the game at the same time
News – Metal Gear 5 speculation was just that
News – Naughty Dog gets some help from hardcore Uncharted players
News – First party Vita line up for European launch
Game Talk – Saints Row: The Third (MIKE), The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (BRYCE), Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (FRAN)

This week’s music was provided by It’s Alive Records.  The song is called “Two Face” by The Badamps.  You can buy their album on iTunes here or at It’s Alive Records.com

November 9, 2011 No comments exist

MAJOR SPOILER NOTE: We start talking big time spoilers for Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception starting at 1:26:45 and finish that up at 2:18:01.

This week in episode 036 of SSWL we reach deep inside your. . .brain and feed it some tasty tidbits of what some would call geekness. We just call it Some S–t We Like and if you keep coming back week after week, we hope you do as well. Take notice of the spoiler warning above and enjoy this week’s jam packed show. Here’s what we covered:

News – Joss Whedon can’t stop…and Rick can’t help himself
News – Cameron Crowe already writing next film
News – Aronofsky to Direct Lou Reed, Metallica Video
News – Amanda Seyfried Wanted for Linda Lovelace Biopic
Trailer – Project X
Trailer – We Bought a Zoo

News – Peter Jackson talks about the Red Epic

Mike – UHF
Bryce – Tron: Legacy
Rick – Hackers

News – Heavy Rain all in one edition
News – PSN activation limited
News – Deus Ex: Human Revolution sales numbers
News – Gearbox Software to honor late fan in Boarderlands 2
News – Capcom testing $50 waters for 3DS, internets are very upset
Trailer – Need for Speed: The Run (Michael Bay style)
Trailer – Grand Theft Auto V
Review – Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception (Spoilers Start: 1:26.45 and end at 2:18.01)

Many thanks to Eleven Fifty Seven for providing us with this week’s song, “Riley’s Case.” Check out there Facebook and follow them on twitter.

October 21, 2011 No comments exist

On this week’s TV’s  Now On, we discuss the season premiere of Psych and go over some other recent premieres. Also, we’ve got the scoop on which shows got picked up and which got canned. Lastly, we’ll hit you with TV news, talk about a few new shows that are in the works, and discuss Showtime’s Homeland, which Rick is excited about. So go raid the fridge and get comfortable because episode 004 is now on!

October 12, 2011 No comments exist

This morning Apple released iOS 5 for the iPhone, iPad and other iOS devices.  An update to iTunes became available as well.  Since new technology can be overwhelming  and confusing for some people, LifeHacker, one of my favorite websites, has got you covered. They have provided the steps to setting up your iDevice’s Wi-Fi Sync, iCloud, and Notification Center. There is also a handy video that tells you everything you need to know about iOS  5 in Seven Minutes.   Be sure to listen to next week’s SSWL for my full review on Apple’s iOS 5.

Have you already played with iOS 5?  Do you like it or hate it? Comment below.

October 11, 2011 No comments exist

This week on SSWL, we talk about the passing of Steve Jobs, the future of apple, and the upcoming iPhone 4s.  Also, Mike is back with early impressions of Rage and we’ve got you covered with the usual movie/video game news. Check out our full list below:

News – Steve Jobs Dies at age 56 (Sony Pictures Acquires SJ Bio)
News – Arrested Development movie AND new TV episodes
News – The Simpsons renewed by FOX!!!  Actors ask to take pay-cut.
News –Transformers: The  Ride
News – Free download of Trent Reznor’s and Atticus Ross’s
Review – Killer Elite

Rick – The Walking Dead
Mike – Weird Science
Bryce – Super Troopers

News – Battlefield 3 to have high res texture install
News – XBOX adding TV services
News – UFC coming to XBOX live on December 1st.
News – Awesome new PlayStation ad
News – Need for Speed: The Run demo coming on Oct. 18th.
Trailer – Need for Speed: The Run
Early Impressions – RAGE (MIKE)

This week’s music is by The Copyrights. The song is called “Forever or Today” and is off the split album Handclaps and Bottlecaps, which also features the Zatopeks.